Prelude: A wind instrument ensemble of Claire Moberg (clarinet), Ariah Piper (bassoon), and Hannah Cook (flute) played “Jesus Paid It All” and “For the Beauty of the Earth.”
Baby Dedication: Imelda and Maya Nedelcu sang “Living Prayer.” Dave Lambert read Luke 18:15-17, and then prayed a prayer of dedication for three babies from the Botofan family (pictured above): Noah, son of Yoshi and Amanda Masada; Madeline, daughter of Jonathan and Debbie Jensen; and Malachi, son of Alex and Anika Tappin.
First Special: The choir sang “This Is the Day.”
Featured Testimonies: Rob Moen said he is thankful for God’s blessings in his life, including being able to celebrate the birthday of their second son, whom doctors had said would never exist. Angela Lucescu testified that God has brought her through some difficult situations and helped her draw closer to Him. Melissa Voreis said she is thankful for God’s help in resolving a situation for her son’s school co-op.
Last Special: Sarah Asaya sang “He Came to Me.”
Sermon: Bob Downey read Acts 16:30 for his text, and brought out that just as God provided an opportunity for the jailer to receive salvation, He is reaching out to meet the needs of anyone who will take the opportunity to pray and seek Him.